bolero

Bolero, made in blue velvet, with a tapering flap at the back, no sleeves but a semi-circular piece inset into the top of the armholes. There is no collar and the front is open with a loop and button on each edge halfway down. Gold braid, with a musical treble clef-like motif running round all edges. Both front sides and centre back are decorated with a gold and silver braid design. The whole is lined in white satin cloth.

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